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Lower Tunstead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5367 / 53°32'11"N

Longitude: -1.9953 / 1°59'43"W

OS Eastings: 400406

OS Northings: 404445

OS Grid: SE004044

Mapcode National: GBR GWHJ.TY

Mapcode Global: WHB9D.BC2K

Entry Name: Lower Tunstead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212367

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Greenfield St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH TUNSTEAD LANE
SE 00 SW (south-west side)
6/340 Lower Tunstead
- Farmhouse
G.V. II
Farmhouse. "EKE 1710" on door lintel but appearing largely
to date from the late C18. Hammer-dressed watershot stone
with graduated stone slate roof. 2 rooms on each floor with
loom workshop on the second floor and gable entrance porch.
The south side has quoins, 3 and 4-light recessed flat-faced
mullion ground floor windows, similar 3-light on first floor
along with a re-located 4-light double-chamfered mullion
window, and three 3-light flat-faced windows to workshop
level. Triangular-headed lintel to porch and inside porch.
The rear retains some of the earlier masonry which includes
a 2-light double-chamfered mullion window and a similar one
which is hewn out of one piece of stone. Two 3-light
workshop windows. A flight of stone steps against the gable
give separate access to the workshop. Gable stacks one of
which is rendered.


Listing NGR: SE0040604445

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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